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9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

An Ode to the 1961 Land Rover Series IIA

As a kid, Sean Gorman lusted after the 1961 Land Rover parked next to his grandparent’s house in the mountains above Boulder, Colorado. In fact, when he was 16, he told the owner he’d buy the truck if it ever went on sale. Four years later, it was his. “I took that thing all over Colorado,” he …

10 TED Talks to Watch for Some Major Career Inspo

Whether you’re dreaming of moving up the corporate ladder at your current gig or you’re considering a career pivot, finding and landing your dream job is no easy task. Luckily for us, the Internet is filled with much more than cat Vines and fail vids (although, we do love a good summer Pinterest …

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11 Most Famous Career Changes

Change is inevitable. Change is life. And change can be good.<p>Sometimes, to realize your full potential, you have to follow your heart and embrace radically new directions. That’s what everyone on our list of famous career changes has done. Whether their segues made sense or came out of left field, …

Everything You Need To Know About Changing Careers In Your Forties

With age comes experience and expertise, and that’s precisely what you’re selling.<p>Making a career change in your forties can be a tough internal battle. You’re leaving a career where you’ve likely earned seniority, a high level of expertise, and a salary that reflects the years you put in. But for …

The Things Most of Us Forget When Making a Career Change

<i>By: Jill Ozovek</i><p>(Image Source: Unsplash)<p>Actually making a successful career change can seem terrifying. Your usual way of doing things is so embedded in you that thinking outside the box can prove challenging. Heck, I left the country and stopped working for a while and my initial gut reaction was …

Navigating the 7 Stages of Career Change

After going through a few major career pivots myself, and coaching hundreds of professionals through career transitions, I began noticing that people successful at relaunching their careers <b>tend to go through 7 stages</b> <b>of career change</b>. I wanted to share my own career story here to illustrate these …

The Pros and Cons of Making a Career Change

When you first started your career, you probably felt passionate about your job and hopeful for what the future would bring. Over the years, being immersed in the corporate culture might have since buried any sense of enthusiasm and ambition that you once held on to. Maybe you find yourself sitting …

Savoury oatmeal with poached egg and a hollandaise...

August 02, 2014<p>This weekend we’ll be spending on a countryside with our friends. I promise to post some pictures with the next entry as they have the …